The News

It was leaked today in the British press:
President Obama has ordered the CIA
to neutralize those several Democrats
who don’t vote with the Republicans –
via drone or mysterious crashes.
(May God forgive the whistle blower!)

The esteemed U.S.Times called the leaker a thief.
Except for a few radicals
all journalists dismiss the leak,
too ridiculous to bother with details.
One radical journalist told us,
“The CIA comes in handy.”

Robert A. Davies has published in recent years largely online. He has been writing poems seriously since 1969. He has published Timber, Tracks in Oregon, Melons and Mendelssohn, and Bluff Hollow. He was co-editor of Mr. Cogito for about 20 years. He has recently appeared in Dissident Voice and Windfall He can be reached at: Read other articles by Robert A..